Category: Science

Herd Immunity Won’t Happen in 2021, WHO Warns – Even With Vaccines

Scientists at the World Health Organization warned Monday that mass vaccinations would not bring about herd immunity to the coronavirus this year, even as…

The covid-19 symptoms to watch out for

Symptoms of covid-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, can range from mild to severe. The most common include fever,…

Autopsies Reveal The Terrible Damage COVID-19 Can Inflict on The Human Brain

As COVID-19 relentlessly infects more and more of us, scientists are getting a close look at the strange and frightening damage it…

Nigeria to get Covid-19 vaccine by ‘end of the month’

Getty ImagesCopyright: Getty Images Nigeria has so far recorded nearly 100,000 cases of Covid-19Image caption: Nigeria has so far recorded…

New Discovery Could Lead to Cheaper And More Efficient Water Desalination

number of scientific challenges, including optimising the membrane used for the desalination process – and new research into these membranes promises to…

Here’s How Long You Actually Need to Break a Habit, According to Science

From daily tooth-brushing to the 11 am coffee, we all have dozens of habits that get us through our daily…

New Coronavirus Variant Now in Us and UK Doesn’ Cause More Severe Illness Says Study

A major study has suggested that the new, possibly more contagious coronavirus variant that has been spreading in Europe – and, as of…

China Covid-19: Nearly 500,000 in Wuhan may have had virus, says study

Almost 5% of the people in the Chinese city of Wuhan may have been infected with Covid-19, a study by…

6 Most Commonly Abused Drugs In Africa

Drug is a chemical substance which is derived from plant, animal or mineral resources(synthetic) which can be used in the…

Vaccinated US nurse contracts COVID-19, expert says Pfizer shot needed more time to work – ABC

(Reuters) – A nurse in California tested positive for COVID-19 more than a week after receiving Pfizer Inc’s vaccine, an…